Through The Eyes of Carlie Jade

2018: The year that Planes and Playdates began!

As the title suggests, Planes and Playdates began this year. What is it? My new blog that I started back in May! Continue reading “2018: The year that Planes and Playdates began!”

Things are happening within the silence…..

Hello again friends! It has been awhile……

Many times I have thought of writing. Posting about motherhood. Posting about travel. Posting about work. Posting about my (now two year old) boy. And yet I haven’t…. mostly because I have been busy with everything else.

So what have I been working on? Continue reading “Things are happening within the silence…..”

Photo Friday: Singapore Flyer

Singapore Flyer

You may not always get clear blue skies but you can still appreciate the size of the Singapore Flyer. Continue reading “Photo Friday: Singapore Flyer”

Photo Friday: Map the Miner, Kapunda, SA

Map the Miner aka The Really Big Miner Statue in Kapunda, South Australia

Sometimes you just have to take advantage of being on the road and make a detour. This is how we briefly ended up in Kapunda looking at this really big statue. Continue reading “Photo Friday: Map the Miner, Kapunda, SA”

Photo Friday: Mt Eden, Auckland

The top of Mt Eden
The top of Mt Eden

Mt Eden is the highest volcano in Auckland, New Zealand. Here you can see the crater and look out to the city of Auckland, with the Sky Tower in the distance.

We took a bus from the city centre and hopped off when we got closer. We then walked up and were met with this view. A worthwhile activity that provided a great lookout of the city.

Continue reading “Photo Friday: Mt Eden, Auckland”

Goodbye Maternity Leave, Hello Work…

It finally happened. I went back to work. Now you all may call me a sook as I briefly recap the past six weeks but I can’t help it. I miss my baby. So here is what I have personally experienced and a few things that have helped….. Continue reading “Goodbye Maternity Leave, Hello Work…”

Photo Friday: 39 weeks + 1 day pregnant (February 2016)

Photo Credit: Captured by Kirsty Lee

This photo was taken just over a year ago and I am now doing the final preparations for my baby’s first birthday party. The time has gone so quickly! Here I was 39 weeks + 1 day pregnant. My lovely friend Kirsty kindly took some maternity photos for us. She actually does fantastic landscape photography. You can check out her facebook page here.

Farewell 2016…… Hello 2017

I’m sure a lot of people are looking forward to saying goodbye to 2016. I will always LOVE 2016 as it is the year my baby boy was born. When it comes to my baby the year was very much filled with love. Continue reading “Farewell 2016…… Hello 2017”

Photo Friday: Sunflower Wedding Cake

Wedding Cake!

Who knew that sunflowers could look so pretty on a wedding cake? Not the most traditional wedding flowers but it sure worked! Continue reading “Photo Friday: Sunflower Wedding Cake”

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